Tuba and Euphonium Students Tour Local High Schools

Posted on 10/3/2016 9:25:25 AM

Zach Collins and four students from the IUP Tuba and Euphonium Studio performed at three high schools in Western Pennsylvania on Friday, September 30, 2016.

Logan Carnes (sophomore, BSED/BFA), Abby Weaver (senior, BSEd), Mark Yamialkowski (senior, BSEd), and Heather Yeager (junior, BSEd) performed for and spoke with students at North Hills, Gateway (Jim Hoeltje, director, IUP 2007), and Penns Manor (Paul Rode, director, IUP 1995) senior high schools.

The students performed selections for tuba-euphonium quartet, including a new composition, "Fever Dream," by IUP senior music education student Luke Hamilton. Collins performed several tuba solos for the high school students and discussed music studies at the university level. 

Tuba Quartet performing

Tuba quartet on tour

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